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Medal - Scottish Dancing Prize, Sale, Sale Show, Victoria, Australia, 1931 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 27489

Summary:
Australia Victoria Sale
Scottish Dancing Prize Medal 1931 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Awarded to: Bowman, Gladys
Other Details: This is one of a group of gold and silver medals won at country shows around Victoria by Gladys Bowman in the early 1930s for Scottish dancing. This medal was won for the Highland Fling at the Sale Show of 1931.
Description:
A 9ct gold medal suspended by a loop from a floral ornament engraved at the top, it has a Scottish Thistle on the obverse and details of the event engraved on the reverse.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 36 mm (Height), 23 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: dancing, highland fling, scottish communities, scottish cultural activities, scottish dancing, for sale
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: dance prizes
Series: Australian Dancing Medals
DateEra: 1931 AD
Obverse Description: 9ct gold medal suspended by a loop from a floral ornament engraved at the top, it has a high relief Scottish Thistle at the centre.
Reverse Description: Engraved; SALE SHOW / 1st HIGHLAND FLING / Under 16 (Dist) / Won by / GLADYS BOWMAN / 23 - 10 - 31
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Engraved: SALE SHOW / 1st HIGHLAND FLING / Under 16 (Dist) / Won by / GLADYS BOWMAN / 23 - 10 - 31 (reverse)
Shape: Irregular
Material: Gold
Issued By: Sale Show, Sale, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1931
Awarded To: Gladys Bowman, Australia, 1930

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